Ben Macintyre is a columnist and Associate Editor on The Times. During Ben's time at the newspaper he has worked as a correspondent in New York, Paris and Washington.
He is the author of nine previous books including Agent Zigzag, shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award and the Galaxy British Book Award for Biography of the Year 2008, and the number one bestsellers A Spy Among Friends, Operation Mincemeat and Double Cross.
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